Emergency children’s Shelters

Operating the Valley’s only Emergency Children’s Shelters in Mesa and Phoenix for children birth to 8.

Children are admitted due to neglect, abandonment, abuse and parental incarceration. Children are placed by the Department of Child Safety (DCS) or by families when parents are unable to care for their children.

All children in our shelters receive health and dental care, social, behavioral and educational support.

Child Abuse Hotline 
Phone: 1-888-767-2445 TDD (602) 530-1831
Secondary Phone: (1-888-SOS-CHILD) TDD 1-800 530-1831


When our foster children came to us, we received a photo album of their life at the Shelter. It’s a treasure for our family to have pictures of when they were younger. We are blessed these kids had such good care and a start to long-term healing from Child Crisis Arizona.

Emergency Children’s Shelters Programs

Community Beds Program

Community Beds are for parents and caregivers experiencing an emergency. It provides a safe place for children to stay and is open to anyone in need of help caring for their children, based on availability.